Avant-garde adaptation of the Oscar Wilde play. Rumors at the time of its production that the cast was all gay doomed its success with the mainstream public. However, the film is now perceived as a landmark of artistic cinema with its spectacle of striking visual images. With English intertitles and German subtitles.
Keywords: art film; silent; Alla Nazimova
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|1921 Camille - Alexandre Dumas|
Camille is a 1921 silent film starring Rudolph Valentino and Alla Nazimova. It is one of numerous screen adaptations of La Dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas, fils. The original play opened in Paris in 1852. The film moves the setting of the story to 1920s Paris, and includes many lavish Art Deco sets, including that of Marguerite's apartment. Natacha Rambova, who would later become Valentino's second wife, was the movie's art director...
Keywords: Gen X; Silent Film; Drama; Alexandre Dumas; Rudolph Valentino; Alla Nazimova
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|Pantomime, Oct. 29, 1921|
Vol. 1, No. 5. October 29, 1921 Publisher: Movie Topics, Inc., New York City
Keywords: motion picture; movie fan magazine; Wanda Hawley; Albert E. Smith; Bull Montana; Alla Nazimova; Raymond Hatton
|Picture-Play Magazine, April 1923|
Vol. XVIII, No. II. April 1923. Publisher: Street & Smith Corp., New York City
Keywords: motion picture; movie fan magazine; Lois Wilson; Jackie Coogan; Henry Hull; Wallace Reid; Norbert Lusk; Walter Hiers; Mae Marsh; Alla Nazimova; Richard Dix; Fred Niblo; Katherine MacDonald; Jacqueline Logan; Clayton Hamilton
|Morning Telegraph (Louella Parsons) May-August 1922|
Publisher: The Lewis Publishing Co., New York City. These are pages containing columns or articles written by Louella O. Parsons, and published in The Morning Telegraph between May-August 1922.
Keywords: Motion Pictures; Louella O. Parsons; Clara Beranger; Edward Russell; Bull Montana; Mary Carr; Cassie Schilling; Sir Charles Higham; Marie Prevost; Corrine Griffith; Paul Everton; Alla Nazimova; Rosina Henley; May Allison; Aaron Jones; Fred Niblo; William A. Brady; Alice Muriel Williamson
|Picture-Play Magazine, June 1922|
Vol. XVI, No. 4. June 1922. Publisher: Street & Smith Corp., New York City
Keywords: motion picture; movie fan magazine; Charles D. Isaacson; Ramon Novarro; Theda Bara; Miriam Cooper; May McAvoy; Jane Novak; Doris May; Wallace MacDonald; Madame Frances; Anna Townsend; Glenn Hunter; Alla Nazimova; Richard Headrick
"Camille" (1921) is a drama, featuring Patsy Ruth Miller, a star of Silent Hall of Fame. This is just the second film of Patsy Ruth Miller and the one in which she played her first credited role. She was 17. Two years later she would achieve fame starring in the role of Esmeralda in "The Hunchback of Notre Dame", where she partnered with Lon Chaney and Norman Kerry. Thus, in "Camille" (1921) we can see the beginning of Patsy Ruth Miller's rise to stardom...
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